Illinois- Property and Casualty Primer

Total Hrs / Order Price
1-5 $15.95
6-17 $24.95
18-24 $39.95
25-50 $49.95
51+ $49.95 + $2.00 per
additional hour over 50
In addition: A State filing fee of $0.35 per credit hour will be added to the total

Pricing based on total number of
hours in order.

Approved For:

  • General

Credit Hours

Course Type

DOI Number

Affordable Educators/D&H Invest. Trust


State CE Requirements

CE Course Description

Property and casualty insurance is a billion-dollar business in California. It helps people protect their homes, cars, businesses, and other valuable assets—and in a land of earthquakes, floods, and forest fires, that protection is needed. As a Property and Casualty agent, you play an important role in protecting insureds from financial disaster in case of asset loss or damage.

This course provides you with an in-depth look at Property and Casualty insurance in the state of California. Expand your knowledge of the Property and Casualty insurance business, gain an updated understanding of the legal and regulatory environment—and sharpen your ability to provide expert advice to your clients.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Fire insurance.
  • Earthquake & multiple lines insurance.
  • Homeowners insurance and farm policies.
  • Multi-peril policies.
  • California Fair Plan
  • Ocean marine and inland insurance.
  • Surety and fidelity bonds.
  • Glass insurance.
  • Liability and workers’ comp insurance.
  • Boiler and machinery, burglary, and sprinkler insurance.
  • California Financial Responsibility Law.
  • Auto insurance.
  • Trade practices & policy construction.

This course is available for download in convenient online format. Study on your own time—without compromising your busy schedule. Receive test results instantly after completion—no waiting. And meet your insurance continuing education requirements in the comfort of your own home or office. Order this course today and get started.

Required CE Hours for Renewal in Illinois

  • All Licenses

    • 24 CE hours biennially (even years), which must include three hours of Classroom Ethics

Special Training/Education Requirements (LTC, Flood, Ethics, others)

  • Long Term Care -LTC

    • Agents wishing to sell Long Term Care are required to take a one time only 8 hour Department of Insurance certified course
    • Each license term thereafter each agent must complete a 4 hour Long Term Care Partnership CE course that is approved by the department.
  • Flood Insurance Training

    • An insurance producer who sells flood insurance may satisfy the minimum training and education requirements by completing a 3-hour course related to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

How Hours are Reported

  • CE completions are submitted electronically the next business day after a passing completion is acquired. The department recognizes the passing/completion date as the final date and not the submit date.

License Term

  • License term is every two years based on when the license was issued. If issued in an even year its every even year, and if issued in odd year it is every odd year.

Course Type approved for Continuing Education

  • Online courses
  • Independent Self-study
  • Classroom Study

Final Exam

  • Final is not monitored.
  • Final exam is open book.
  • Must answer at least 70% of the questions correct to pass.

Carryover CE Hours

  • 15 CE credits my be carried over to the next renewal period.

Repeating Courses

  • Courses may not be taken more than once in each renewal period.

Completion Certificates

  • Certificates of completion are available as soon as a course is completed with a passing grade. Certificates should be printed and kept on file.

CE Exemptions

  • Limited lines agents
  • Agents with a temporary license.
  • Agents with any of the following limited licenses: baggage, limited travel health, trip cancellation, industrial life or industrial health.
  • Nonresident agents who have completed the CE requirements and are in good standings in their home state.

Additional Information

Third Party Contact: SBS
Phone: 816-783-8990


Illinois Department of Insurance

Illinois Department of Insurance
Phone: Springfield (217) 782-4515
Fax: (217) 782-5020

Mailing Address
Illinois Department of Insurance
Springfield Office
320 W. Washington Street
Springfield, IL 62767-0001
Web Site:Illinois Department of Insurance